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My smooth blue cypress

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 20:31

I've never grown these myself but there was a row of them where I worked some years ago. The blueness was less where they were more shaded

Stumped by another small flower!

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 18:11

A pic of the plant without the cosmos and other interlopers would help.

Showing the leaves which belong to the plant in question and how the flowers are arranged on the stem. The flowers themselves have the right number of petals for a speedwell (I originally counted 6 but I can't count) but the arrangement doesn't look right

Talkback: Water butts and hoverflies

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 15:59

A layer of oil, just a drop, it spreads across the top and they can't get their breathing apparatus through it and suffocate

Shrub conifer turned brown this month

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 15:57

I'd wait and see what Verdun and Fairy say before you get the saw out

Small plant ID, please.

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 15:21

Hi soulboy. Sorry, that doesn't help me. I knew what it was going to look like but I don't know what it is

my best guess would be an annual rudbeckia

Wish list for seed and plant swap

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 15:17

All species grow from seed, any hybrids and cultivars that make seed will grow something, maybe not what you expected

Shrub conifer turned brown this month

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 15:14

That looks a bit final Paul

Might be some sort of Thuja but I don't know conifers well

Shrub conifer turned brown this month

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 14:40

You can add a photo from a PC orlaptop Paul, have you got access to either?

Please help me before I do something I regret !!

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 09:22

Good luck IT. If it doesn't work first time a good hit on the young growth around May should finish it

Please help me before I do something I regret !!

Posted: 26/07/2014 at 08:48

I'm sure it's Parthenocissus quinquefolia, aka Virginia creeper to some.

What used to be called virginia creeper when I was a kid had 5 pointed leaves but not separate leaflets and turned red in autumn

Discussions started by nutcutlet

Just look at this seed head

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I've cleaned out my greenhouse

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Last Post: 20/08/2014 at 08:41

I've got a new butterfly

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Last Post: 12/08/2014 at 20:46

Oddity

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Last Post: 10/08/2014 at 10:04

Knowing when to stop

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Last Post: 24/07/2014 at 08:54

Blackbirds in the mower shed

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Last Post: 04/08/2014 at 10:19

Agapanthus

when shall I put it back in the garden 
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Last Post: 13/07/2014 at 22:35

bee success

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Last Post: 05/07/2014 at 20:49

should be an arisaema

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Last Post: 11/06/2014 at 16:27

A couple of rose questions

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Last Post: 07/06/2014 at 13:48

springwatch

egg laying newts 
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Last Post: 03/06/2014 at 20:10

This year's lodgers

the bats are back and the moorhen is nesting on the pond 
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Last Post: 24/06/2014 at 23:05

Osmanthus layering

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Last Post: 22/04/2014 at 08:31

What have I got here

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Last Post: 27/04/2014 at 11:37

Muntjacs

Noisy b......s 
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Last Post: 28/03/2014 at 05:45
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